boldstart ventures

New York, New York
boldstart ventures is a day one partner and true believer for enterprise infrastructure and SaaS founders. boldstart is often the first investor working closely with technical founders at company formation and helps accelerate their path to product market fit. Areas of focus include developer first, cloud infrastructure, cybersecurity, and SaaS. Notable first check investments include Snyk, BigID, Kustomer, Superhuman, Front, and Security Scorecard. Founding partner Ed Sim has over 24 years of experience as a first round investor in companies like LivePerson (LPSN), Greenplum (Pivotal Software), and GoToMeeting (sold to Citrix).
Firm Location:New York, New York • Washington, District of Columbia
boldstart ventures Team
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Ernest Addison
Sweet spot: $1M
Range: $250K - $2.0M
Investors in New York (NY)
Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Digital Health, Investors in Digital Health, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT, Investors in Health IT, Investors in Local Services, Investors in Local Services, Investors in SMB Software, Investors in SMB Software, Investors in Washington, D.C. (Other Lists)
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Eliot Durbin
boldstart ventures·Managing Partner
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $250K - $4.0M
Investors in New York (NY), Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in AI, Investors in Analytics, Investors in Data Services, Investors in Developer Tools, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in New York City (Other Lists), Investors in SaaS, Investors in Security, Investors in Investors who invested in diverse founders (Other Lists), Investors in Investors who invested in female founders (Other Lists), Investors in Investors who were founders (Other Lists)
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Shomik Ghosh
Sweet spot: $1M
Range: $100K - $10.0M
Investors in New York (NY)
Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in New York City (Other Lists), Investors in SaaS, Investors in SaaS
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Max Heald
Sweet spot: $1M
Range: $100K - $10.0M
Investors in New York (NY)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Crypto/Web3, Investors in Crypto/Web3, Investors in Data Services, Investors in Data Services, Investors in Future of Work, Investors in Future of Work, Investors in New York City (Other Lists)
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Ed Sim
boldstart ventures·Managing Partner
Sweet spot: $3.0M
Range: $250K - $5.0M
Investors in New York (NY), Investors in San Francisco (CA), Investors in SF Bay Area (CA), Investors in Toronto (Ontario), Investors in Tel Aviv (Israel), Investors in London, Investors in Paris (France)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Crypto/Web3, Investors in Crypto/Web3, Investors in Cybersecurity, Investors in Cybersecurity, Investors in Developer Tools, Investors in Developer Tools, Investors in Diverse Investors (Other Lists), Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in New York City (Other Lists), Investors in SaaS, Investors in SaaS, Investors in Investors who invested in diverse founders (Other Lists), Investors in Investors who invested in female founders (Other Lists)